The first table below looks at the demand for HTML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTML over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Essex region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HTML (including XHTML, DHTML & HTML5)
Rank 13 14 23
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Contract jobs citing HTML 69 30 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 9.11% 7.30% 5.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 38.33% 37.50% 34.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 18 10
Average daily rate £350 £190 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+83.94% -24.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £188 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £322 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 9
Average hourly rate £29.50 £27.50 £26.28
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.27% +4.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.70 £27.48 £23.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.70 £35.42 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +40.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
180 80 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 23.78% 19.46% 16.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 42 38
Average daily rate £342 £263 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.38% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £190 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £422
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 15
Average hourly rate £35.80 £27.50 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.18% +0.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £27.48 £23.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £37.40 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
HTML
East of England

HTML
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HTML across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

HTML Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

HTML
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HTML across the Essex region.

HTML Daily Rate Trend in Essex

HTML
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTML across the Essex region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

HTML Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

HTML
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HTML across the Essex region.

HTML Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

HTML
Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTML across the Essex region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

HTML Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

HTML
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTML within the Essex region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Southend-on-Sea - 23 £400 - 2
Basildon +8 10 - - 1
Colchester -12 4 £200 +5.26% 7
Brentwood -8 3 £240 -26.15%
Canvey Island - - - -
Chelmsford - - - - 4
Braintree - - - - 2
Harlow - - - - 1
Maldon - - - -
Wickford - - - -
Witham - - - - 2
HTML
East of England

HTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing HTML also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HTML.

1 86 (68.25%) JavaScript
2 81 (64.29%) CSS
3 64 (50.79%) SQL
4 62 (49.21%) XML
5 61 (48.41%) Java
6 53 (42.06%) SQL Server
7 46 (36.51%) Oracle
8 45 (35.71%) UNIX
9 41 (32.54%) Web Development
10 40 (31.75%) Web Services
11 39 (30.95%) PL/SQL
12 38 (30.16%) .NET
13 34 (26.98%) C#
14 31 (24.60%) Windows
15 30 (23.81%) Microsoft
15 30 (23.81%) HTML5
16 29 (23.02%) MySQL
17 28 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
17 28 (22.22%) Relational Database
18 26 (20.63%) ASP.NET
19 25 (19.84%) Ajax
20 24 (19.05%) TDD
21 23 (18.25%) Visual Studio
21 23 (18.25%) JBoss
22 22 (17.46%) Linux
22 22 (17.46%) Git (software)
23 19 (15.08%) OO
24 18 (14.29%) SOA
24 18 (14.29%) VB
24 18 (14.29%) PHP

HTML
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing HTML also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HTML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (11.90%) WebLogic
2 5 (3.97%) IIS
2 5 (3.97%) CMS
3 4 (3.17%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.17%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (2.38%) LiveCycle
5 2 (1.59%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.59%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.59%) Drupal
5 2 (1.59%) OpenROAD
6 1 (0.79%) Apache
6 1 (0.79%) Kentico
6 1 (0.79%) DNN
6 1 (0.79%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.79%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (11.90%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.97%) Fireworks
3 3 (2.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.59%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.79%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.79%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.79%) Trello
2 1 (0.79%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (0.79%) Force.com
2 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.94%) LDAP
2 6 (4.76%) Kerberos
3 5 (3.97%) HTTP
4 4 (3.17%) DNS
4 4 (3.17%) Intranet
5 3 (2.38%) FTP
6 1 (0.79%) Firewall
6 1 (0.79%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.79%) Internet
6 1 (0.79%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (42.06%) SQL Server
2 29 (23.02%) MySQL
3 28 (22.22%) Relational Database
4 18 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (7.94%) Ingres
6 8 (6.35%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (3.97%) Oracle Database
7 5 (3.97%) DTS
7 5 (3.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (3.17%) EDRMS
9 1 (0.79%) SQLPlus
9 1 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.79%) MS Access
9 1 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.79%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.79%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 23 (18.25%) Visual Studio
2 22 (17.46%) Git (software)
3 8 (6.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (6.35%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 8 (6.35%) Jenkins
4 6 (4.76%) XDoclet
5 3 (2.38%) Eclipse
5 3 (2.38%) Subversion
6 2 (1.59%) Ant
7 1 (0.79%) NUnit
General
1 10 (7.94%) Marketing
2 8 (6.35%) Finance
3 4 (3.17%) Retail
4 3 (2.38%) Back Office
4 3 (2.38%) Banking
5 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.79%) Automotive
5 1 (0.79%) Legal
5 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.79%) Advertising
5 1 (0.79%) Front Office
5 1 (0.79%) French Language
Job Titles
1 108 (85.71%) Developer
2 33 (26.19%) Java Developer
3 25 (19.84%) .NET Developer
4 16 (12.70%) Web Developer
5 15 (11.90%) C# Developer
6 13 (10.32%) C# .NET Developer
7 12 (9.52%) Senior Developer
8 11 (8.73%) Senior Java Developer
8 11 (8.73%) ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (6.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (5.56%) VB Developer
11 4 (3.17%) Lead Java Developer
11 4 (3.17%) Programmer
11 4 (3.17%) Lead Developer
11 4 (3.17%) WPF Developer
12 3 (2.38%) Administrator
12 3 (2.38%) Systems Administrator
12 3 (2.38%) Analyst
12 3 (2.38%) Designer
12 3 (2.38%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (64.29%) CSS
2 62 (49.21%) XML
3 40 (31.75%) Web Services
4 38 (30.16%) .NET
5 30 (23.81%) HTML5
6 26 (20.63%) ASP.NET
7 25 (19.84%) Ajax
8 16 (12.70%) JAX-RPC
8 16 (12.70%) XHTML
8 16 (12.70%) XSLT
9 15 (11.90%) J2EE
9 15 (11.90%) JSON
10 14 (11.11%) jQuery
11 13 (10.32%) Hibernate
12 11 (8.73%) Struts
12 11 (8.73%) Struts2
12 11 (8.73%) Spring
13 10 (7.94%) JPA
13 10 (7.94%) .NET Framework
13 10 (7.94%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.49%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (9.52%) Social Media
3 5 (3.97%) Visualisation
4 4 (3.17%) iPhone
4 4 (3.17%) Open Source
4 4 (3.17%) Blackberry
4 4 (3.17%) GIS
4 4 (3.17%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.38%) W3C
5 3 (2.38%) Wiki
5 3 (2.38%) LLPG
6 2 (1.59%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.79%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.79%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.79%) DataPower
7 1 (0.79%) Copywriting
7 1 (0.79%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 45 (35.71%) UNIX
2 31 (24.60%) Windows
3 22 (17.46%) Linux
4 17 (13.49%) Mac OS X
5 12 (9.52%) Windows 7
6 9 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (6.35%) Windows XP
8 6 (4.76%) Solaris
9 5 (3.97%) Android
10 4 (3.17%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.79%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (32.54%) Web Development
2 28 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (19.05%) TDD
4 19 (15.08%) OO
5 18 (14.29%) SOA
5 18 (14.29%) Scrum
6 16 (12.70%) OOD
7 14 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
7 14 (11.11%) RUP
8 13 (10.32%) MVC
9 12 (9.52%) UML
10 10 (7.94%) Configuration Management
11 9 (7.14%) ITIL
12 8 (6.35%) MVVM
12 8 (6.35%) Kanban
13 7 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (5.56%) Web Design
14 6 (4.76%) Content Management
14 6 (4.76%) Waterfall
14 6 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 86 (68.25%) JavaScript
2 64 (50.79%) SQL
3 61 (48.41%) Java
4 39 (30.95%) PL/SQL
5 34 (26.98%) C#
6 18 (14.29%) VB
6 18 (14.29%) PHP
6 18 (14.29%) VB6
7 10 (7.94%) C++
8 8 (6.35%) VBA
8 8 (6.35%) XAML
9 7 (5.56%) T-SQL
10 6 (4.76%) Shell Script
11 4 (3.17%) Ruby
11 4 (3.17%) Python
12 3 (2.38%) Perl
13 2 (1.59%) C
14 1 (0.79%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.79%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 12 (9.52%) Sun Certification
2 8 (6.35%) Degree
3 2 (1.59%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.79%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.38%) WAI
1 3 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 46 (36.51%) Oracle
2 30 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 23 (18.25%) JBoss
4 12 (9.52%) Sun
5 9 (7.14%) AccuRev
6 7 (5.56%) Business Objects
7 5 (3.97%) Facebook
7 5 (3.97%) Twitter
7 5 (3.97%) DevExpress
8 4 (3.17%) Civica
8 4 (3.17%) Lagan
8 4 (3.17%) Adobe
8 4 (3.17%) ESRI
9 3 (2.38%) IBM
9 3 (2.38%) Northgate
9 3 (2.38%) FatWire
10 2 (1.59%) ICL
11 1 (0.79%) Splunk
11 1 (0.79%) Software AG
11 1 (0.79%) Red Hat